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[O when the saints go marching in]

Tune Information

Title: [O when the saints go marching in]
Incipit: 13451 34513 45313
Key: D Major
Source: African American spiritual
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Let It Rip! At the Piano: Congregational Song Accompaniments
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Eric Vollen
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2000) pp. 140

Organ Solo

  • Oxford Hymn Settings for Organists Volume 6 Autumn Festivals: 37 Original Pieces on hymns for World Communion, Reformation / The Church, Harvest, All Saints, All Souls, Remembrance, Christ the King, and Thanksgiving
    Composer/Editors Rebecca Groom Te Velde; David Blackwell
    Published By: Oxford University Press (2016) pp. 134
  • Hymn Preludes for the Church Year Book 2: Ordinary Time
    Composer/Editor Andrew Moore
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 266
  • 20 Inspirational Favorites for Organ
    Composer/Editor Paul Mickelson
    Published By: Singspiration Music, Inc. (1989) pp. 18
  • David Dozier Presents Gospel Organ
    Composer/Editor David Dozier
    Published By: Shattinger International Music Corp. (1976) pp. 42

Piano Solo

  • Reason Enough: Southern Gospel Favorites Arranged for the Piano Soloist
    Composer/Editor Bill Wolaver
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (2009) pp. 8
  • Gospel's Finest
    Composer/Editor Anonymous
    Published By: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation (2004) pp. 124
  • Reflection & Praise: Colorful Hymn Settings for Solo Piano
    Composer/Editor Kenneth Mays
    Published By: GlorySound (2003) pp. 35
  • Gospel Rhythm & Blues: Hymns and Spirituals for Piano
    Composer/Editor Bill Wolaver
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1999) pp. 30
  • Sunday Evening Praise: 35 Piano Arrangements
    Composer/Editor W. Elmo Mercer
    Published By: Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc. (1991) pp. 48
  • Rhapsodies: 12 Concert Arrangements for the Advanced Pianist
    Composer/Editor Randall Atcheson
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (1987) pp. 6
  • Gospel Piano Country Style
    Composer/Editor David Huntsinger
    Published By: Singspiration Music, Inc. (1986) pp. 14
  • Just Hooked by Gospel: Keyboard Folio
    Composer/Editors Don Wyrtzen; Carol McMillen
    Published By: Singspiration Music, Inc. (1984) pp. 44

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Praise and Worship Songs for Organ and Piano Volume Two
    Composer/Editor Betty Jean Chatham
    Published By: Triune Music, Inc. (1985) pp. 30

Piano Duet+: Two Pianos or Piano and Organ or Synthesizer

  • Power Duets: 10 Classic Duets for Two Pianos or Optional Keyboard/Organ
    Composer/Editor Carl Seal
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (2004) pp. 72


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